Updated: Saturday, October 15, 2005 11:57 PM EDT
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1 USC (6-0)  14   0   7   13   34 
9 NOTRE DAME (4-2)  7   14   0   10   31 

1st Quarter
Time Qtr Team Situation Play
15:00 1st USC -- USC kicks off. Grimes returns 15 yards to the ND18.
Time Qtr Team Situation Play
14:55 1st ND 1-10 at ND18 Walker rush middle for 6 yards to the ND24.
14:25 1st ND 2-4 at ND24 Walker rush right for 5 yards to the ND29.
13:54 1st ND 1-10 at ND29 Walker rush left for 2 yards to the ND31.
13:20 1st ND 2-8 at ND31 Thomas rush right for 5 yards to the ND36.
12:40 1st ND 3-3 at ND36 Walker rush middle for 9 yards to the ND45.
12:10 1st ND 1-10 at ND45 Quinn rush right for 4 yards to the ND49.
11:35 1st ND 2-6 at ND49 Quinn incomplete pass to the middle.
11:29 1st ND 3-6 at ND49 Quinn incomplete pass to the right.
11:25 1st ND 4-6 at ND49 Fitzpatrick punts. No return. Ball on USC7.
Time Qtr Team Situation Play
11:14 1st USC 1-10 at USC7 Bush rush left for 7 yards to the USC14.
10:40 1st USC 2-3 at USC14 White rush middle for 1 yard to the USC15.
9:55 1st USC 3-2 at USC15 Leinart incomplete pass to the left.
9:51 1st USC 4-2 at USC15 Malone punts. Zbikowski returns 19 yards to the ND42.
Time Qtr Team Situation Play
9:38 1st ND 1-10 at ND42 Quinn pass to the right intercepted by Rivers and returned 14 yards.
Time Qtr Team Situation Play
9:27 1st USC 1-10 at ND50 Leinart pass completion to the right to Jarrett for 14 yards to the ND36.
9:10 1st USC 1-10 at ND36 Bush rush left for 36 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
9:10 1st USC -- Danelo PAT - GOOD.
8:53 1st USC -- USC kicks off. Touchback. Ball on ND20.
Time Qtr Team Situation Play
8:53 1st ND 1-10 at ND20 Walker rush middle for 1 yard to the ND21.
8:20 1st ND 2-9 at ND21 Quinn pass completion to the right to Walker for 5 yards to the ND26.
8:06 1st ND 3-4 at ND26 Quinn rush middle for 3 yards to the ND29.
7:34 1st ND 3-4 at ND29 USC time out.
7:34 1st ND 4-1 at ND29 Quinn rush middle for 1 yard to the ND30.
7:15 1st ND 1-10 at ND30 Quinn incomplete pass to the middle.
7:05 1st ND 2-10 at ND30 Quinn pass completion to the right to Fasano for 12 yards to the ND42.
6:45 1st ND 1-10 at ND42 Thomas rush left for 3 yards to the ND45.
6:05 1st ND 2-7 at ND45 Thomas rush middle for 5 yards to the USC50.
5:25 1st ND 3-2 at USC50 Thomas rush left for 3 yards to the USC47.
5:05 1st ND 1-10 at USC47 Thomas rush middle for -2 yards to the USC49.
4:25 1st ND 2-12 at USC49 Walker rush middle for 2 yards to the USC47.
3:45 1st ND 3-10 at USC47 USC penalized 15 yards.
3:27 1st ND 1-10 at USC32 Quinn pass completion to the right to Schwapp for 1 yard to the USC31.
3:27 1st ND 1-10 at USC32 USC penalized 15 yards.
3:17 1st ND 1-10 at USC16 Thomas rush right for 16 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
3:17 1st ND -- Fitzpatrick PAT - GOOD.
3:06 1st ND -- Notre Dame kicks off. Reed returns 31 yards to the USC39.
Time Qtr Team Situation Play
2:59 1st USC 1-10 at USC39 Leinart pass completion to the right to Byrd for 52 yards to the ND9.
2:48 1st USC 1-9 at ND9 Bush rush right for 6 yards to the ND3.
2:15 1st USC 2-3 at ND3 White rush left for 3 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
2:15 1st USC -- Danelo PAT - GOOD.
2:02 1st USC -- USC kicks off. Touchback. Ball on ND20.
Time Qtr Team Situation Play
2:02 1st ND 1-10 at ND20 Walker rush right for 0 yards to the ND20.
1:25 1st ND 2-10 at ND20 Grimes rush left for 0 yards to the ND20.
0:30 1st ND 2-10 at ND20 Notre Dame time out.
0:30 1st ND 3-10 at ND20 Quinn incomplete pass to the left.
0:22 1st ND 4-10 at ND20 Fitzpatrick punts. Bush returns 2 yards to the USC42.
Time Qtr Team Situation Play
0:13 1st USC 1-10 at USC42 Leinart incomplete pass to the middle.
0:08 1st USC 2-10 at USC42 USC penalized -5 yards.
0:08 1st USC 2-15 at USC37 Leinart incomplete pass to the middle.
0:03 1st USC 3-15 at USC37 Leinart incomplete pass to the right.

2nd Quarter
Time Qtr Team Situation Play
15:00 2nd USC 4-15 at USC37 Malone punts. Zbikowski returns 5 yards to the ND28.
Time Qtr Team Situation Play
14:52 2nd ND 1-10 at ND28 Quinn rush left for 6 yards to the ND34.
14:15 2nd ND 2-4 at ND34 Walker rush middle for 10 yards to the ND44.
13:45 2nd ND 1-10 at ND44 Quinn incomplete pass to the right.
13:41 2nd ND 2-10 at ND44 Quinn pass completion to the left to Stovall for 10 yards to the USC46.
13:35 2nd ND 1-10 at USC46 Quinn incomplete pass to the middle.
13:30 2nd ND 2-10 at USC46 Quinn incomplete pass to the right.
13:27 2nd ND 3-10 at USC46 Quinn pass completion to the right to Samardzija for 13 yards to the USC33.
13:20 2nd ND 1-10 at USC33 Thomas rush middle for 1 yard to the USC32.
12:45 2nd ND 2-9 at USC32 Quinn incomplete pass to the right.
12:33 2nd ND 3-9 at USC32 Quinn pass completion to the right to Samardzija for 32 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
12:33 2nd ND -- Fitzpatrick PAT - GOOD.
12:27 2nd ND -- Notre Dame kicks off. Bush returns 14 yards to the USC19.
Time Qtr Team Situation Play
12:20 2nd USC 1-10 at USC19 White rush right for 0 yards to the USC19.
11:35 2nd USC 2-10 at USC19 USC penalized -5 yards.
11:17 2nd USC 2-15 at USC14 Bush rush right for 5 yards to the USC19.
11:09 2nd USC 3-10 at USC19 Leinart pass completion to the right to Bush for 0 yards to the USC19.
10:40 2nd USC 4-10 at USC19 Malone punts. Zbikowski returns 60 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
Time Qtr Team Situation Play
10:40 2nd ND -- Fitzpatrick PAT - GOOD.
10:23 2nd ND -- Notre Dame kicks off. Touchback. Ball on USC20.
Time Qtr Team Situation Play
10:23 2nd USC 1-10 at USC20 Leinart pass completion to the left to Byrd for 4 yards to the USC24.
10:17 2nd USC 2-6 at USC24 Leinart pass completion to the left to Smith for 2 yards to the USC26.
9:45 2nd USC 3-4 at USC26 Leinart pass completion to the left to Smith for 36 yards to the ND38.
9:20 2nd USC 1-10 at ND38 Bush incomplete pass to the right.
9:09 2nd USC 2-10 at ND38 Bush rush middle for 2 yards to the ND36.
8:47 2nd USC 3-8 at ND36 Leinart pass completion to the middle to Jarrett for 14 yards to the ND22.
8:47 2nd USC 3-8 at ND36 Notre Dame penalized 11 yards.
8:35 2nd USC 1-10 at ND11 Leinart pass to the left intercepted by Ndukwe and returned 0 yards.
Time Qtr Team Situation Play
8:10 2nd ND 1-10 at ND20 Walker rush middle for 1 yard to the ND21.
7:35 2nd ND 2-9 at ND21 Quinn sacked by Rivers for a 11 yard loss to the ND10.
6:55 2nd ND 3-20 at ND10 Thomas rush middle for 0 yards to the ND10.
6:55 2nd ND 3-20 at ND10 Thomas fumbles, Thomas of Notre Dame recovers and returns 0 yards to the ND10.
6:36 2nd ND 3-20 at ND10 USC penalized 15 yards.
6:16 2nd ND 4-10 at ND25 Quinn rush middle for 3 yards to the ND28.
5:46 2nd ND 4-7 at ND28 Quinn pass completion to the left to Walker for 8 yards to the ND36.
5:36 2nd ND 1-10 at ND36 Quinn pass completion to the right to Shelton for 5 yards to the ND41.
5:23 2nd ND 2-5 at ND41 Quinn incomplete pass to the right.
5:16 2nd ND 3-5 at ND41 Quinn rush middle for 6 yards to the ND47.
4:55 2nd ND 1-10 at ND47 Quinn incomplete pass to the middle.
4:51 2nd ND 2-10 at ND47 USC penalized 15 yards.
4:44 2nd ND 1-10 at USC38 Walker rush middle for 0 yards to the USC38.
4:10 2nd ND 2-10 at USC38 Notre Dame penalized -11 yards.
4:01 2nd ND 2-21 at USC49 Quinn pass completion to the left to Stovall for 4 yards to the USC45.
2:57 2nd ND 2-21 at USC45 Notre Dame time out.
2:57 2nd ND 3-17 at USC45 Quinn incomplete pass to the left.
2:48 2nd ND 4-17 at USC45 Fitzpatrick punts. No return. Ball on USC9.
2:48 2nd ND 4-17 at USC45 Notre Dame penalized 15 yards.
Time Qtr Team Situation Play
2:40 2nd USC 1-10 at USC24 Leinart pass completion to the left to Bush for 13 yards to the USC37.
2:34 2nd USC 1-10 at USC37 Leinart pass completion to the left to Bush for 12 yards to the USC49.
2:29 2nd USC 1-10 at USC49 Leinart sacked by Abiamiri for a 7 yard loss to the USC42.
2:17 2nd USC 2-17 at USC42 Leinart pass completion to the left to McFoy for 2 yards to the USC44.
1:53 2nd USC 3-15 at USC44 Bush rush middle for 9 yards to the ND47.
1:46 2nd USC 4-6 at ND47 Malone punts. No return. Ball on ND8.
Time Qtr Team Situation Play
1:38 2nd ND 1-10 at ND8 Thomas rush right for -4 yards to the ND4.
1:27 2nd ND 1-10 at ND4 USC time out.
1:27 2nd ND 2-14 at ND4 Thomas rush middle for 9 yards to the ND13.
1:15 2nd ND 2-14 at ND13 USC time out.
1:15 2nd ND 3-5 at ND13 Thomas rush right for -1 yards to the ND12.
0:29 2nd ND 3-5 at ND12 Notre Dame time out.
0:29 2nd ND 4-6 at ND12 Fitzpatrick punts. Bush returns -13 yards to the USC36.
Time Qtr Team Situation Play
0:09 2nd USC 1-10 at USC36 White rush left for 9 yards to the USC45.

3rd Quarter
Time Qtr Team Situation Play
15:00 3rd ND -- Notre Dame kicks off. Bush returns 10 yards to the USC10.
Time Qtr Team Situation Play
14:53 3rd USC 1-10 at USC10 White rush middle for 4 yards to the USC14.
14:15 3rd USC 2-6 at USC14 Leinart incomplete pass to the left.
14:12 3rd USC 3-6 at USC14 Leinart pass completion to the right to McFoy for 5 yards to the USC19.
13:27 3rd USC 3-6 at USC19 USC time out.
13:27 3rd USC 4-1 at USC19 Leinart rush middle for 1 yard to the USC20.
12:55 3rd USC 1-10 at USC20 White rush middle for 3 yards to the USC23.
12:25 3rd USC 2-7 at USC23 Leinart pass completion to the middle to Smith for 40 yards to the ND37.
12:10 3rd USC 1-10 at ND37 Leinart pass to the left intercepted by Richardson and returned 13 yards.
Time Qtr Team Situation Play
11:55 3rd ND 1-10 at ND39 Quinn incomplete pass to the left.
11:50 3rd ND 2-10 at ND39 Walker rush left for 1 yard to the ND40.
11:10 3rd ND 3-9 at ND40 Quinn sacked by Ellis for a 6 yard loss to the ND34.
11:10 3rd ND 4-15 at ND34 Fitzpatrick punts. Bush returns 20 yards to the ND50.
Time Qtr Team Situation Play
10:21 3rd USC 1-10 at ND50 White rush left for 5 yards to the ND45.
9:45 3rd USC 2-5 at ND45 Bush rush left for 45 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
9:45 3rd USC -- Danelo PAT - GOOD.
9:28 3rd USC -- USC kicks off. Grimes returns 20 yards to the ND25.
Time Qtr Team Situation Play
9:24 3rd ND 1-10 at ND25 Quinn pass completion to the left to Samardzija for 7 yards to the ND32.
8:45 3rd ND 2-3 at ND32 Thomas rush middle for 1 yard to the ND33.
8:05 3rd ND 3-2 at ND33 Quinn rush middle for 6 yards to the ND39.
7:35 3rd ND 1-10 at ND39 Quinn incomplete pass to the right.
7:28 3rd ND 2-10 at ND39 Walker rush right for -2 yards to the ND37.
7:23 3rd ND 3-12 at ND37 Quinn pass completion to the right to Samardzija for 15 yards to the USC48.
6:55 3rd ND 1-10 at USC48 Thomas rush right for 1 yard to the USC47.
6:20 3rd ND 2-9 at USC47 Notre Dame penalized -5 yards.
6:03 3rd ND 2-14 at ND48 Quinn pass completion to the left to Fasano for 46 yards to the USC6.
6:03 3rd ND 2-14 at ND48 Fasano fumbles, Rivers of USC recovers and returns 0 yards to the USC6.
Time Qtr Team Situation Play
5:42 3rd USC 1-10 at USC6 Bush rush right for 8 yards to the USC14.
5:05 3rd USC 2-2 at USC14 White rush middle for 1 yard to the USC15.
4:40 3rd USC 3-1 at USC15 Bush rush right for 3 yards to the USC18.
4:20 3rd USC 1-10 at USC18 Leinart incomplete pass to the middle.
4:09 3rd USC 2-10 at USC18 White rush middle for -3 yards to the USC15.
3:35 3rd USC 3-13 at USC15 Leinart incomplete pass to the right.
3:21 3rd USC 4-13 at USC15 Malone punts. No return. Ball on ND46.
Time Qtr Team Situation Play
3:11 3rd ND 1-10 at ND46 Walker rush left for 4 yards to the USC50.
2:35 3rd ND 2-6 at USC50 Walker rush right for 2 yards to the USC48.
1:45 3rd ND 3-4 at USC48 Quinn pass completion to the left to Stovall for 5 yards to the USC43.
1:25 3rd ND 1-10 at USC43 Quinn pass completion to the right to Fasano for 22 yards to the USC21.
1:05 3rd ND 1-10 at USC21 Quinn rush right for 5 yards to the USC16.
0:46 3rd ND 2-5 at USC16 Thomas rush left for 2 yards to the USC14.

4th Quarter
Time Qtr Team Situation Play
15:00 4th ND 3-3 at USC14 Quinn incomplete pass to the left.
14:54 4th ND 4-3 at USC14 Fitzpatrick 32 yard FIELD GOAL.
14:50 4th ND -- Notre Dame kicks off. Bush returns 12 yards to the USC16.
14:41 4th ND 1-0 at USC penalized -8 yards.
Time Qtr Team Situation Play
14:41 4th USC 1-10 at USC8 USC penalized -3 yards.
14:32 4th USC 1-13 at USC5 Leinart incomplete pass to the right.
14:27 4th USC 2-13 at USC5 Bush rush left for 0 yards to the USC5.
13:55 4th USC 3-13 at USC5 Leinart incomplete pass to the left.
13:35 4th USC 4-13 at USC5 Malone punts. Zbikowski returns 2 yards to the ND45.
13:35 4th USC 4-13 at USC5 Notre Dame penalized -10 yards.
Time Qtr Team Situation Play
13:22 4th ND 1-10 at ND35 Walker rush right for 1 yard to the ND36.
12:45 4th ND 2-9 at ND36 Grimes rush left for 8 yards to the ND44.
11:57 4th ND 3-1 at ND44 Quinn rush middle for 2 yards to the ND46.
11:33 4th ND 1-10 at ND46 Thomas rush left for 6 yards to the USC48.
11:25 4th ND 2-4 at USC48 Thomas rush middle for 5 yards to the USC43.
10:55 4th ND 1-10 at USC43 Thomas rush middle for 1 yard to the USC42.
10:15 4th ND 2-9 at USC42 Quinn rush left for -3 yards to the USC45.
9:25 4th ND 3-12 at USC45 Quinn pass completion to the left to Walker for 26 yards to the USC19.
8:55 4th ND 1-10 at USC19 Walker rush middle for 2 yards to the USC17.
8:15 4th ND 2-8 at USC17 Thomas rush right for 0 yards to the USC17.
7:45 4th ND 3-8 at USC17 Quinn incomplete pass to the right.
7:33 4th ND 4-8 at USC17 Fitzpatrick 35 yard field goal attempt FAILED.
Time Qtr Team Situation Play
7:28 4th USC 1-10 at USC20 Leinart pass completion to the left to Smith for 12 yards to the USC32.
7:22 4th USC 1-10 at USC32 Leinart incomplete pass to the middle.
7:16 4th USC 2-10 at USC32 Leinart incomplete pass to the middle.
7:12 4th USC 3-10 at USC32 Leinart pass completion to the left to Jarrett for 12 yards to the USC44.
7:07 4th USC 1-10 at USC44 Bush rush right for 22 yards to the ND34.
7:00 4th USC 1-10 at ND34 White rush middle for 4 yards to the ND30.
6:25 4th USC 2-6 at ND30 Leinart pass completion to the left to McFoy for 12 yards to the ND18.
6:16 4th USC 1-10 at ND18 Bush rush left for -3 yards to the ND21.
5:35 4th USC 2-13 at ND21 Leinart rush left for 2 yards to the ND19.
5:35 4th USC 2-13 at ND21 Notre Dame penalized 10 yards.
5:15 4th USC 1-9 at ND9 Bush rush left for 9 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
5:15 4th USC -- Danelo PAT - GOOD.
5:09 4th USC -- USC kicks off. Harris returns 16 yards to the ND13.
Time Qtr Team Situation Play
5:04 4th ND 1-10 at ND13 Quinn pass completion to the middle to Samardzija for 18 yards to the ND31.
4:45 4th ND 1-10 at ND31 Quinn pass completion to the left to Samardzija for 14 yards to the ND45.
4:39 4th ND 1-10 at ND45 Quinn pass completion to the left to Stovall for 15 yards to the USC40.
4:11 4th ND 1-10 at USC40 Quinn pass completion to the middle to Fasano for 6 yards to the USC34.
3:35 4th ND 2-4 at USC34 Walker rush middle for 5 yards to the USC29.
3:05 4th ND 1-10 at USC29 Walker rush middle for 20 yards to the USC9.
2:52 4th ND 1-9 at USC9 Walker rush middle for 4 yards to the USC5.
2:15 4th ND 2-5 at USC5 Quinn rush right for 5 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
2:15 4th ND -- Fitzpatrick PAT - GOOD.
2:04 4th ND -- Notre Dame kicks off. Bush returns 19 yards to the USC25.
Time Qtr Team Situation Play
1:58 4th USC 1-10 at USC25 Leinart incomplete pass to the right.
1:54 4th USC 2-10 at USC25 Leinart sacked by Laws for a 9 yard loss to the USC16.
1:44 4th USC 2-10 at USC16 USC time out.
1:44 4th USC 3-19 at USC16 Leinart pass completion to the left to Bush for 10 yards to the USC26.
1:32 4th USC 3-19 at USC26 USC time out.
1:32 4th USC 4-9 at USC26 Leinart pass completion to the left to Jarrett for 61 yards to the ND13.
1:10 4th USC 1-10 at ND13 Leinart incomplete pass to the left.
1:00 4th USC 2-10 at ND13 Bush rush left for 6 yards to the ND7.
0:30 4th USC 3-4 at ND7 Bush rush left for 5 yards to the ND2.
0:23 4th USC 1-2 at ND2 Leinart rush left for 1 yard to the ND1.
0:07 4th USC 2-1 at ND1 Leinart rush middle for 1 yard for a TOUCHDOWN.
0:07 4th USC 2-1 at ND1 USC penalized -15 yards.
0:07 4th USC -- Danelo PAT - FAILED.
0:03 4th USC -- USC kicks off. Zbikowski returns 5 yards to the ND15.
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